As Director of Centralized Services with Hosting.com, Jim Garrity is responsible for providing the storage, provisioning, network, and storage architecture direction for the company. With an extensive background in operations, storage, security and cryptography, Garrity has served as an IT executive, consultant, and systems architect for more than 15 years in the banking, finance, healthcare, telecommunications and government sectors. Garrity is also an adjunct professor with Wilmington University, where he teaches Computer Networking, Network Management, Cryptography, and Network Perimeter Security. He received his B.S. degree in Computer and Information Sciences from the University of Delaware.